Clinton, SC Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 8,091
Males: 3,754 (46.4%), Females: 4,337 (53.6%)

Laurens County

Zip code: 29325

Median resident age: 32.4 years
Median household income: $26,620
Median house value: $63,200

Races in Clinton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (60.1%)
  • Black (38.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (15.5%), Irish (6.7%), German (5.0%), English (4.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%), Scottish (2.6%).

Elevation: 676 feet

Land area: 9.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Clinton

  • High school or higher: 59.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 11.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 14.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clinton city

  • Never married: 36.3%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

1.5% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Clinton:

  • LAURENS COUNTY HOSPITAL (US HWY 76 PO DRAWER 976)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Clinton:

  • NEWBERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • B J WORKMAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; WOODRUFF, SC)
  • WALLACE THOMSON HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; UNION, SC)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Clinton:

  • GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG INTL (about 37 miles; GREER, SC; Abbreviation: GSP)
  • DONALDSON CENTER (about 40 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Abbreviation: GYH)
  • ANDERSON RGNL (about 58 miles; ANDERSON, SC; Abbreviation: AND)
Other public-use airports nearest to Clinton:

  • LAURENS COUNTY (about 5 miles; LAURENS, SC; Abbreviation: 34A)
  • NEWBERRY COUNTY (about 21 miles; NEWBERRY, SC; Abbreviation: 27J)
  • UNION COUNTY, TROY SHELTON FIELD (about 23 miles; UNION, SC; Abbreviation: 35A)

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Clinton:

  • PRESBYTERIAN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,124; Location: 503 S BROAD ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.presby.edu)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clinton:

  • LANDER UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; Greenwood, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,429)
  • PIEDMONT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 29 miles; GREENWOOD, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,406)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT SPARTANBURG (about 36 miles; SPARTANBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,041)
  • GREENVILLE TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 41 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 6,157)
  • BOB JONES UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,577)
  • SPARTANBURG TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 47 miles; SPARTANBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • FURMAN UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,915)

Schools

Public high school in Clinton:

  • CLINTON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 993; Location: NORTH ADAIR STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Clinton:

  • THORNWELL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 237; Location: 203 WEST CALHOUN ST; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Clinton:

  • BELL STREET MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 596; Location: PEACHTREE STREET; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • CLINTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 523; Location: 800 CHESTNUT STREET; Grades: PK – 05)
  • EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 455; Location: 103 OLD COLONY ROAD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • MARTHA DENDY SCHOOL (Students: 291; Location: 301 NORTH BELL STREET; Grades: 06 – 06)
  • M S BAILEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 261; Location: 625 ELIZABETH ST.; Grades: PK – 05)

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